Benin Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Kim Jong Il's Feats Praised by Beninese PersonagesRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Korean News

    Hessou Kohovi, chairman of the Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea who doubles as chairman of the Benin-Korea Amicable Association "Long Live Kim Jong Il, Supreme Leader", who was elected chairman of the Benin national preparatory committee for celebrating the 73rd birth anniversary of Kim Jong Il, said this at its inaugural ceremony on Jan. 9. The imperialists and renegades of socialism staged the general offensive to stifle socialism in the DPRK as well as vicious smear campaign against socialism, he noted, and went on: Just in that period Kim Jong Il proved scientific accuracy and truth of socialism and inevitability of its triumph, dealing decisive counterblows to the imperialists' moves against socialism.

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  2. Benin's ACE connection to be completed in MarchRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The World Bank has given an update on the expected timetable for the Republic of Benin to be connected to the Africa Coast to Europe high speed international submarine cable, which is currently in its second-phase rollout of connectivity to additional countries on Africa's Atlantic coast. The Bank stated that a technical team from Alcatel-Lucent - the consortium cable's main technology partner - deployed equipment in the transmission room of the Cotonou cable landing station in late-December 2014, while the cable laying ship is scheduled to reach Cotonou on 24 February 2015, and Benin will be connected to on 3 March 2015, quoting Alcatel-Lucent projections.

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  3. Dokubo-Asari: I Do Not See Myself As A NigerianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... schools. "I have crA che, nursery and secondary school, King Amachree International School in Cotonou, Republic of Benin. I have King Amachree Automobile and ICT Academy and I have King Amachree Arts Academy and King Amachree Sports Academy. ...

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  4. Asari Dokubo - The President will not lose the election in FebruaryRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | In-depth Africa

    "I am a businessman,I own four schools in Cotonou Benin republic" Behold your freedom fighter, not even a school in Niger delta. Lmao.

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  5. Liberia: To Ensure Robust Post-Ebola Economic Recovery - African Leaders Urge Debt WaiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Two leaders of the regional body, Economic Community of West African States , are calling on the international community to grant debt waivers to the three countries worst affected by the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease . According to Presidents Thomas Yayi Boni of Benin and Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger, if the debts of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone are waived it would put them on a better path for direct, immediate and robust economic recoveries.

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  6. Ebola in West Africa: Leaders urge debt waiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    Two leaders of the regional body, Economic Community of West African States , are calling on the international community to grant debt waivers to the three countries worst affected by the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease . According to Presidents Thomas Yayi Boni of Benin and Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger, if the debts of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone are waived it would put them on a better path for direct, immediate and robust economic recoveries.

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  7. Liberia: Niger, Benin Leaders Visit LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    In solidarity with the government and people of Liberia, the President of the Republic of Niger and the President of the Republic of Benin yesterday paid a visit to the country as part of both countries' contribution to the fight against the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia. The visit of both countries' Presidents according to them is intended to show their supports to the people of Liberia as well as ECOWAS's support in the fight against the Ebola virus in Guinea, Sierra Leon and Liberia.

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  8. Ebola fight has coordination problem, says new UN mission chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... new Ebola cases being discovered. In Guinea meanwhile, Nigerian President Mahamadou Issoufou and his counterpart from Benin, Thomas Yayi Boni, carried out a joint visit to show their "solidarity" with the nation where the outbreak began in December ...

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  9. Liberia: Visiting African Leaders Propose Debt Waiver for Ebola NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says the visit of the Presidents of Benin and the Niger has further deepened the support and the feeling of solidarity that the two countries have for Liberia. The Liberian President said, though they were just visiting the country since the Ebola crisis, she was certain that they have been with Liberia in spirit.

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  10. Ebola fight has coordination problem, says new UN missi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... new Ebola cases being discovered. In Guinea meanwhile, Nigerian President Mahamadou Issoufou and his counterpart from Benin, Thomas Yayi Boni, carried out a joint visit to show their "solidarity" with the nation where the outbreak began in December ...

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  11. Follow-up to the UN promising me money and it's going to cost meRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Channel3000

    ... do we send money transfers to anyone we don't know and we certainly don't know "WAHID BAKARE" in the African nation of Benin. From: Abdekabir Bennani [mailto:boabenani@gmail.com] Sent: Tuesday, January 06, 2015 5:17 PM To: Adam Schrager Subject: ...

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  12. Agric minister's rice conundrumRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | In-depth Africa

    ... it is starkly unprofitable to import through Nigeria's ports; government loses millions of dollars in tariffs to Benin Republic and our modest efforts at local rice cultivation wither. Another group of stakeholders, the Rice Millers, Importers and ...

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  13. The "arrest" of "barristers, bank officials, Lottery Agents"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Channel3000

    ... track down so many of this scam artist in various parts of west African countries which includes (NIGERIA, REPUBLIC OF BENIN, TOGO, GHANA CAMEROUN AND SENEGAL) and they are all in our custody here in Lagos Nigeria. We have been able to recover so ...

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  14. Nigeria: Waivers, Smuggling, Others Threaten Nigeria's Rice SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... into the country from Thailand and India and the smuggled commodity from neighbouring West African countries like Benin, Cameroun, Niger and Togo). Similarly, the documents further showed that new investors without milling capacity or investments in ...

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  15. 2015 Goodluck Jonathan will win, in whatever way - AsariRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Vanguard

    By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT - Alhaji Asari Dokubo, the leader of the Niger Delta People's Salvation and Volunteer Front , who is also the founder of King Amachree African University, Republic of Benin, has said President Goodluck Jonathan, the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party in the 2015 Presidential election, has already won. Asari who spoke at the burial ceremony of Late Princess Preba Abigail Prince Ekineh, Asari's grandmother organized by the NDSVF, at Buguma in Asari Toru Local Government Area, said it is not possible for the incumbent president who is also from the Niger Delta region to lose the election that returns him for the second term in office.

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  16. Annual General Meeting of Benin National Committee for Study of Juche Idea HeldRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | Korean News

    An annual general meeting of the Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea took place in Cotonou of Benin on December 17. The participants reiterated the resolution to intensify the activities for the study and dissemination of Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism and solidarity movement for supporting the Korean people in their drive for defending the sovereignty of the country and building a thriving nation in the next year marking the 70th founding anniversary of the Workers' Party of Korea and the 70th anniversary of Korea's liberation. 1 comment

  17. What Future for the ACP-EU Partnership Post-2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Inter Press Service

    ... agenda and the post-Cotonou framework - to succeed the current ACP-EC Partnership Agreement signed in Cotonou, Benin, in 2000 - "will shape development policy for the next decade." "We can agree on the need for an enhanced approach, building further ...

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  18. 'How I bought human head for N12,500'Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Vanguard

    A human parts merchant, identified as Olorunto Dipe, aged 35, currently in the custody of Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, Lagos State Police Command, has explained how he became a dealer in human parts. He said: "I bought a human head for N12,500 from Cotonou, Benin Republic, and intended to sell it to one man called Asiwaju, whom I knew from Oba Ishegun from Atan in Ogun State, for N20,000 before I was arrested."

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  19. Human parts dealers arrested in Ogun stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... a human skull which was to be used for the treatment of mentally ill patients. Dipo said he got the skull at Cotonou, Benin Republic for N12,500. "Baba Isegun told me to bring a human skull for him to buy. He said he uses it to treat sicknesses such ...

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  20. Africa: What Future for the ACP-EU Partnership Post-2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... agenda and the post-Cotonou framework - to succeed the current ACP-EC Partnership Agreement signed in Cotonou, Benin, in 2000 - "will shape development policy for the next decade." "We can agree on the need for an enhanced approach, building further ...

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